ValuEngine Upgrades J&J Snack Foods to BUY

For today’s bulletin, we take a look at our latest BUY and STRONG BUY upgrades. We also provide a link to download a FREE STOCK REPORT on one of our top upgrades for the day, J&J Snack Foods.

VALUATION WATCH: Overvalued stocks now make up 51.42% of our stocks assigned a valuation and 20.69% of those equities are calculated to be overvalued by 20% or more. Ten sectors are calculated to be overvalued.

For today’s edition of our upgrade list, we used our website’s advanced screening functions to search for UPGRADES to BUY or STRONG BUY with complete forecast and valuation data. They are presented by one-month forecast return. ALL of our upgrades for today are rated BUY.

Ticker Company Name Market Price Valuation Last 12-M Return 1-M Forecast Return 1-Yr Forecast Return P/E Ratio Sector Name
SPHS SOPHIRIS BIO IN 3.81 47.42% NA 0.67% 8.08% NA Medical
SYK STRYKER CORP 169.81 11.39% 20.60% 0.42% 5.06% 24.89 Medical
JJSF J&J SNACK FOODS 153.94 16.06% 15.81% 0.42% 5.06% 35.25 Consumer Staples
FRGI FIESTA RESTRNT 27.05 -0.89% 34.24% 0.42% 5.03% 57.15 Retail-Wholesale
CTT CATCHMARK TB TR 12.54 23.01% 9.90% 0.42% 5.02% NA Finance

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J&J Snack Foods Corporation is an American manufacturer, marketer, and distributor of branded niche snack foods and frozen beverages for the food service and retail supermarket industries. Manufactured and distributed nationwide, their principal products include SUPERPRETZEL, BAVARIAN BAKERY and other soft pretzels, ICEE and SLUSH PUPPIE frozen beverages, LUIGI’S, MINUTE MAID frozen juice bars and ices, WHOLE FRUIT sorbet and frozen fruit bars, MARY B’S biscuits and dumplings, DADDY RAY’S fig and fruit bars, TIO PEPE’S, CALIFORNIA CHURROS and OREO Churros, PATIO Burritos and other handheld sandwiches, THE FUNNEL CAKE FACTORY funnel cakes, and several bakery brands within COUNTRY HOME BAKERS and HILL & VALLEY.

ValuEngine updated its recommendation from HOLD to BUY for J&J SNACK FOODS on 2018-06-26. Based on the information we have gathered and our resulting research, we feel that J&J SNACK FOODS has the probability to OUTPERFORM average market performance for the next year. The company exhibits ATTRACTIVE Sharpe Ratio and Volatility.

You can download a free copy of detailed report on J&J Snack Foods Corporation (JJSF) from the link below.

ValuEngine Forecast
1-Month 155.61 0.53%
3-Month 157.93 2.04%
6-Month 161.49 4.33%
1-Year 164.69 6.40%
2-Year 174.17 12.53%
3-Year 175.92 13.66%
Valuation & Rankings
Valuation 16.38% overvalued Valuation Rank(?) 23
1-M Forecast Return 0.53% 1-M Forecast Return Rank 86
12-M Return 17.92% Momentum Rank(?) 69
Sharpe Ratio 0.77 Sharpe Ratio Rank(?) 87
5-Y Avg Annual Return 12.47% 5-Y Avg Annual Rtn Rank 78
Volatility 16.10% Volatility Rank(?) 77
Expected EPS Growth 13.28% EPS Growth Rank(?) 40
Market Cap (billions) 2.93 Size Rank 75
Trailing P/E Ratio 35.96 Trailing P/E Rank(?) 41
Forward P/E Ratio 31.74 Forward P/E Ratio Rank 14
PEG Ratio 2.71 PEG Ratio Rank 12
Price/Sales 2.57 Price/Sales Rank(?) 42
Market/Book 5.24 Market/Book Rank(?) 28
Beta 0.61 Beta Rank 57
Alpha 0.01 Alpha Rank 62


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Steve Hach
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